British Periodicals

This database provides access to the searchable full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth, comprising millions of high-resolution facsimile page images. Topics covered include literature, philosophy, history, science, the social sciences, music, art, drama, archaeology and architecture.

Bloomsbury Cultural History

In addition to discovering Bloomsbury's pioneering Cultural Histories Series in a diverse range of subjects from antiquity to the present day, Bloomsbury Cultural History provides users with extensive supplementary reading, 1,000 images from the Wellcome Collection and interactive features to ensure discoverability of the most relevant content within this vast field of study.


History of Economic Thought

History of Economic Thought is an exciting new online platform that brings together the best and most relevant scholarship from Taylor & Francis, its imprints, and its authors. It is the second project in the new Routledge Historical Resources online programme, which has been specially designed to help students and academics with their research and study.

Bloomsbury Food Library

Featuring high quality content from Bloomsbury's leading publishing program in food studies, this resource combines comprehensive reference works with cutting-edge academic research, a wealth of educational resources, and primary resources.  An essential resource for students and scholars studying food in all its manifestations in disciplines such as history, sociology, anthropology, cultural studies, human geography, sustainability, agriculture, culinary arts, political science, development studies, food science, and nutrition.


Arcadian Library Online

An exceptional, privately-owned library that respects and celebrates the centuries-old interface between Europe and the Middle East, made available online for the first time. The Arcadian Library's History of Science and Medicine collection includes manuscripts, incunabula, early printed books, and monographs from the 10th to 20th centuries. The collection showcases the contribution of early Arab and Persian scientists, doctors and thinkers; their translation, reception and influence in Europe and their lasting influence on the development of Western scientific and medical knowledge.


Literary Classics eBook Collection

The Literary Classics eBook Collection contains the full text of 800+ classic works featured in Bloom’s Literary Canon—Professor Harold Bloom’s unique and authoritative selection of the greatest literature of all time—including the essential works of the most important authors in world history and literature. Genres include poetry and plays, philosophical writings, novels and narrative nonfiction, and more. Each eBook was selected from the vast Project Gutenberg catalog of literature.


Chelsea House Biographies Online

Chelsea House Biographies is a one-stop online resource for all the biography needs of middle and high school students, or anyone interested in discovering the lives of fascinating people. Featuring full-length biographies from Chelsea House, the leading publisher of biographies for the school and library market, Chelsea House Biographies presents the most important, influential, and interesting personalities in the United States and the world.


America at War Online

America at War Online provides a clear understanding, through videos, words, and pictures, of the violent confrontations that have played so large a role in shaping U.S. history. Significant details from participants are highlighted, and key battles and major innovations in weaponry and tactics are vividly described. Learning Units cover all of the major conflicts in U.S. history, from the Revolutionary War to the bloody Civil War to the present-day war in Iraq.


TeachingBooks is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. Our online database is developed and maintained to include thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.